n SA Journal of Radiology - Diabetic mastopathy - clinical and mammographic findings : case report
|Article Title||Diabetic mastopathy - clinical and mammographic findings : case report|
|Journal||SA Journal of Radiology|
|Author||I.J. Movson and I. Buccimazza|
|Publication Date||Oct 2005|
|Pages||26 - 28|
Fibrous mastopathy is a condition seen mainly in premenopausal, insulin-dependent diabetics. The condition simulates breast cancer and is often poorly recognised. One of the main reasons for reporting this well-described entity is to make radiologists and surgeons more aware of this condition, thereby reducing unnecessary morbidity by establishing a correct diagnosis more efficiently, and differentiating it from breast carcinoma.
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